Sutrapur Thana

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Sutrapur
সুত্রাপুর
Thana
Sutrapur is located in Bangladesh
Sutrapur
Sutrapur
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 23°42′N 90°25.2′E / 23.700°N 90.4200°E / 23.700; 90.4200Coordinates: 23°42′N 90°25.2′E / 23.700°N 90.4200°E / 23.700; 90.4200
Country  Bangladesh
Division Dhaka Division
District Dhaka District
Area
 • Total 4.38 km2 (1.69 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 307,483
 • Density 70,202/km2 (181,820/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website bangladesh.gov.bd/maps/images/dhaka/SutrapurT.gif

Sutrapur (Bengali: সুত্রাপুর) is a Thana of Dhaka District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Geography[edit]

Sutrapur is located at 23°42′00″N 90°25′15″E / 23.7000°N 90.4208°E / 23.7000; 90.4208 . It has 49,286 households and total area 4.38 km².

Demographics[edit]

At the 1991 Bangladesh census, Sutrapur had a population of 307,483, of whom 186,619 were aged 18 or older. Males constituted 57.33% of the population, and females 42.67%. Sutrapur had an average literacy rate of 63.3% (7+ years), twice as high as the national average of 32.4%.[1]

Education[edit]

Sutrapur is home to some of the old and renowned schools, like Govt.Shahid Sohrawardi College, Saint Gregory High School Dhaka, Dhaka Collegiate School, Muslim Government High School, and Pogose School, Dhaka.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population Census Wing, BBS.". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.